A Carafe of Red by Gerald Asher

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By Gerald Asher

Each wine has a narrative. during this selection of elegantly written essays from the prior thirty years, up to date with a brand new creation and endnotes, popular writer Gerald Asher informs wine lovers with insightful, engrossing money owed of wines from Europe and the United States that provide simply as a lot in the event you easily take pleasure in bright evocations of individuals and locations. Asher places wine in its context through taking the reader on a chain of discursive trips that begin with the carafe at his elbow. In his advent, Asher says, “Wine . . . attracts on every little thing and leads everywhere.” even if the topic is a supposedly basic crimson wine shared in a Parisian café or a Napa Valley Cabernet tasted with its vintner, each essay in A Carafe of Red is as pleasant because the wines themselves.

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